The table below looks at the statistics for Procure-to-pay skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Procure-to-pay over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 55 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.55% - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £381 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.10 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -74.52%
Procure-to-pay
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
296 225 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.32% 83.03% 83.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 174 221
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -35.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Procure-to-pay
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Procure-to-pay as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Procure-to-pay Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Procure-to-pay
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the Cardiff region.

Procure-to-pay Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Procure-to-pay
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-pay also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Procure-to-pay.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Procure-to-pay
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat